Economics and Country Risk Briefing | Zurich
Tuesday,24 September 2019
Economic update through the lens of the PMI
Chris Williamson, Chief Business Economist, IHS Markit
Survey data are increasingly being used to monitor macro and microeconomic trends, with PMI surveys at the vanguard of its application to monetary policy, investment allocation, and corporate planning. This session gives background insight into the history and methodology of the PMIs and reveals the latest worlwide survey findings, delving into detailed sector trends and highlighting growth, employment, and inflation signals.